What are Phishing Emails?

We’re aware that there has been a spate of phishing emails over the last couple of days. So we’ve compiled this quick guide to help raise awareness of phishing. What is Phishing?Phishing describes a criminal activity that involves someone trying to trick you into sharing your personal information; ultimately for them to steal money.  Phishing can take the form of an email, a website or even a telephone call.

See more at Source: SWGfL Magazine – News, Advice, and Tips for Educators

 

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